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Monthly Archives: December 2016

Earning Money with Your SocialEngine Site

People are bored with the giant social networks, especially younger generations. Rather than joining a large network that covers a broad range of subjects, more and more users are seeking out small niche communities in which they can find like-minded people. This has given way to the golden age of startup community builders. You don’t […]

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4 Tips for a More Engaged Community

Today, communities are becoming the new hot spot for real conversations. Growing an active and engaged online community gives your brand a captive audience. Done correctly, engaged users are invaluable to building a loyal following and gaining real insight. As you dive in and begin building your new community, keep these tips in mind every step of […]

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SocialEngine PHP 4.8.13 released

Great News! SocialEngine PHP 4.8.13 is here and includes an important security fix. As you may recall from a previous post, our team has been working on a broad range of enhancements and features. During our work, we found a few issues that we felt necessitated a minor version release. We’ve seen a great number […]

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Community Management: Unique Ways to Entice New Members

“Being effective at social media, whether for business or personal use, means capturing people who have short attention spans. They’re only a click away from a picture of a funny cat, so you have to make your thing more compelling than that cat. And that can be a high bar.” Alexis Ohanian There are many […]

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3 Reasons to Build a Branded Community

Branded communities are back and flourishing in today’s hyper-connected world. As social media is a catch-all for online content, branded communities highlight your specific brand’s voice and encourage engaged conversation around what you have to offer. They provide a niche platform for current and ideal customers to communicate with each other, building natural relationships right in front […]

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Documentation Updates and Progress

Happy December! We figured we would roll in December with an update regarding progress on our Documentation for SocialEngine Cloud and PHP. We’ve been working hard, adding new tutorials for SocialEngine Cloud as well as updating current documentation for SocialEngine PHP. We’re happy to announce we’ve created 20 new articles for SocialEngine Cloud! As for […]

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November Community Roundup

Hey everybody! Here’s a quick recap of what is happening in the SocialEngine Community in the month of November. New Add-ons and Updates: Suggestions Plugin – Suggestion / Recommendation plugin is a lightweight and powerful tool which allows increasing members interaction and content sharing. Raven Theme – Enjoy a theme with the best features: – Responsive Design […]

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3 Tips for Successful Community Management

A successful brand is more than its flashy online presence. It’s a community. Managing your brand followers takes more than regular tweets. It takes a purposeful brand to lend an active ear and offer meaningful, solution-driven content. As you build your branded space online for loyal fans, keep these three tips in mind for successful community management. Keep […]

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